He sat down on the edge of the balcony and stared out blankly.
Christine and Palmer Howe came in to see her, and to inspect the balcony, now finished.
Christine had stepped out on the balcony, and was speaking to K. just inside.
At first, by the aid of the furniture, she was able to get to the balcony.
She did not even go to the balcony, or to the window, as before.